Dubai Airports News

Dubai International retains international traveller top spot

Dubai International retains international traveller top spot

5 February 2018 Airline News

Dubai International retained its position as the world’s number one airport for international passengers for the fourth consecutive year with annual traffic for 2017 reaching 88.2 million passengers, according to the annual traffic report issued by operator Dubai Airports today.

Dubai Airports to welcome own Time Out title

Dubai Airports to welcome own Time Out title

10 January 2018 Airline News

In a world-first, Dubai Airports and ITP Media Group have joined forces to launch Time Out DXB, a new media brand with the opportunity to engage with the 90 million passengers that pass through the world’s leading international airport every year.

Dubai World Central develops cargo role in United Arab Emirates

Dubai World Central develops cargo role in United Arab Emirates

17 November 2017 Airline News

Cargo traffic at Dubai World Central grew 9.1 per cent during the first nine months of the year, according to the traffic report issued today by operator Dubai Airports. DWC handled a total of 704,735 tonnes of freight year to date September, an increase of 9.1 per cent compared to 645,698 tonnes during the corresponding period in 2016.

Dubai Airports adds A380 facilities at Dubai International

Dubai Airports adds A380 facilities at Dubai International

27 September 2016 Airline News

Dubai Airports has announced it has commissioned work on a project that will expand the number of A380 contact stands at Dubai International’s Concourse C to enable the facility to accommodate Emirates’ growing fleet of superjumbos. The project will increase the number of Code F gates at Concourse C from three to 13, bringing the total number of A380 gates at DXB to 47, more than any other airport in the world. Concourse C became a part of the Terminal 3 complex used exclusively by Dubai’s flagship carrier Emirates and its partner Qantas, following the opening of the US$ 1.2 billion Concourse D in February earlier this year.

Dubai Airports prepares to open Councourse D

Dubai Airports prepares to open Councourse D

12 January 2016 Airline News

The countdown to the opening of Dubai International’s AED1.9 billion Concourse D has begun as operator Dubai Airports has invited members of the public to volunteer as ‘passengers’ and help test the operational readiness of the new facility on February 6.

Dubai Airports to invest US$1.2bn in terminal expansion

Dubai Airports to invest US$1.2bn in terminal expansion

2 April 2015 Airline News

Dubai Airports has confirmed that its US$ 1.2 billion investment in new and upgraded facilities for the over 110 international airlines that operate from Dubai International’s Terminals 1 and 2 will deliver a significantly enhanced customer experience when construction and testing is completed. Concourse D, when it opens later this year, will become the new US$517 million home to nearly 100 airlines that currently occupy Concourse C.